Nick Alioto is an associate who joined the firm’s litigation department in 2011. He has experience in a variety of matters, including actions involving breach of contract claims, common law fraud, securities fraud, civil RICO, unfair competition, commercial mortgage foreclosure, and products liability claims, among others. Recently, Mr. Alioto was a member of a trial team that successfully defended a major corporation accused of fraud in the marketing of one of its key products.
Mr. Alioto’s pro bono experience includes representation of a class of resident aliens in Cobb County, Georgia who accused local law enforcement officials of systematic violations of their Constitutional rights under the guise of federal law.
Before law school, Mr. Alioto served for more than seven years in the United States Army as an Aviation Officer and Apache Longbow attack helicopter pilot. During that time, Mr. Alioto attained the rank of Captain and served two tours of duty in Iraq.
Mr. Alioto is a member of the American Bar Association and the New York State Bar Association.
Mr. Alioto graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York in 2000, with a B.S. in German and Russian languages, and a concentration in mechanical engineering. He obtained a J.D. from St. John’s University School of Law in 2010, where he served as the Managing Editor of the St. John’s Law Review.
Unreasonable Differences: The Dispute Regarding the Application of Terry Stops to Completed Misdemeanor Crimes, 83 ST. JOHN’S L. REV. 945 (2009).
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